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contribute to a result; tending to bring about or cause: A well-balanced diet is conducive to good health.
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conductive – managerial; directive
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Tending to cause or bring something about; contributive: working conditions not conducive to productivity.
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(when: postpositive, foll by to) contributing, leading, or tending
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con•du•cive(kənˈdu sɪv, -ˈdyu-)
tending to produce; conducing; contributive (usu. fol. by to): eating habits conducive to good health.
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|Adj.||1.||conducive - tending to bring about; being partly responsible for; "working conditions are not conducive to productivity"; "the seaport was a contributing factor in the growth of the city"; "a contributory factor"|
causative - producing an effect; "poverty as a causative factor in crime"
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adjective favourable, helpful, productive, contributory, calculated to produce, leading, tending Make your bedroom as conducive to sleep as possible.
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conducive[kənˈdjuːsɪv] ADJ conducive to → conducente a
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